Lead Supplier Quality Engineer

  • Location

    Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

  • Sector:

    Engineering

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Tom Rogers

  • Contact email:

    Tom.Rogers@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH114098_1573059837

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-12-06

  • Client:

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Lead Supplier Quality Engineer

Location: Cheltenham

Job Type: Permanent, Full Time

Due to a period of strong growth, we are now recruiting a Lead Supplier Quality Engineer at a world-leading Engineering company. The company is listed on the FTSE250 and works in the aerospace industry. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone with Supplier Quality experience, in aviation or automotive (both in the ideal world), to join the team and demonstrate their knowledge and skills in managing supplier selection, on-boarding, development and performance.

You will be responsible for -

  • Supplier selection, on-boarding and development
  • Drive quality improvement, resolve issues and manage supplier performance to improve quality and cost
  • Supplier qualification, action plans, audits, performance monitoring and problem resolution to improve standards
  • Develop new solutions where possible
  • Communicate project needs, approach and outcomes to team members and management when necessary
  • Ensure compliance to industry standards and certifications

You will have the following-

  • Proven experience in Supplier Quality Management
  • Experience of APQP in an NPI environment
  • Experience in an aviation or automotive industry (both would be extremely favourable)
  • Strong background in APQP implementation, ideally in an NPI environment
  • Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously
  • Ability to influence and lead others
  • Excellent problem identification and solving skills

You will be joining a company with the commitment to produce only the highest quality and service, and strive for excellence in everything they do.

In return, you will be rewarded with a competitive salary plus amazing benefits including life assurance, private medical assurance, childcare vouchers and a share ownership plan. The position will be based in Cheltenham, UK.